Wellness

LAS VEGAS: UFC, the world’s premier mixed martial arts organization, and ICON Meals, a leading US producer of ready-made meals, Wednesday announced an innovative partnership that will grow the existing, nutrition program available to UFC athletes through the UFC Performance Institute.

ICON Meals will become the Official Meal Delivery Partner of UFC and will collaborate with UFC on new nutritional support services to assist UFC athletes during their fight camp and fight week stages of preparation. UFC will also purchase an equity stake in ICON Meals.  

Sep 16, 2021 13:09
MUMBAI: Hyperice, a global high-performance wellness brand specializing in percussion, dynamic air compression, vibration, thermal technology, mind technology, and contrast therapy, Thursday announced Indian cricketer Virat Kohli as a Hyperice athlete-investor and new brand ambassador. 
Sep 09, 2021 20:09
DUBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has renewed its association with VPS Healthcare for the second consecutive year by appointing the UAE-based group as its healthcare partner for the Indian Premier League (IPL).   
Sep 07, 2021 16:09
LONDON: English Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur has partnered with Sky to host the world’s first net zero carbon football game at an elite level.
Sep 02, 2021 19:09
MUMBAI: The Hurun Research Institute Wednesday released the Hurun India Future Unicorn List 2021, a ranking of India’s start-ups founded in the 2000s, worth at least $200 million, not yet listed on a public exchange and most likely to ‘go unicorn’ within 2 years (Gazelles) or 4 years (Cheetahs).  The cut-off date was 31 August 2021.
Jul 21, 2021 16:07
MUMBAI: Leading AI health and fitness app HealthifyMe on Tuesday announced it has raised $75 million (nearly Rs 5.6 billion) in a Series C round led by LeapFrog and Khosla Ventures.
Jun 22, 2021 18:06
HYDERABAD: Home fitness and wellness startup Portl has raised an undisclosed amount in its seed round of funding from Kalaari Capital.  Portl is a fully integrated, multi-functional, smart fitness health system. The Hyderabad-based startup has developed two products using the proprietary Portl Smart Mirror platform that provides a wide range of personalised workouts, nutrition and mental wellness programmes.
Jun 08, 2021 13:06
BENGALURU: Tata Digital Ltd, a wholly owned Tata Group subsidiary, on Monday announced it has agreed to invest up to $75 million in fitness startup CureFit. Mukesh Bansal, co-founder and chief executive officer (CEO) of CureFit Healthcare Pvt. Ltd, will continue as CEO and also take up an executive role at Tata Digital as president. 
Jun 07, 2021 08:06
MUMBAI: On World Environment Day, Tata Mumbai Marathon and face of the event Tiger Shroff announced their support for ‘Each One, Plant One’, an initiative by Project Mumbai, an award-winning not for profit engaged in social transformation through initiatives of scale.
Jun 02, 2021 23:06
LOS ANGELES: Global tech wellness brand Therabody, creators of the Theragun, have announced football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo as the company's newest Therabody Athlete.  The partnership also marks the release of Therabody's largest global ad campaign to date, which will launch in the United States, United Kingdom, Europe, Canada, Australia, China, and Japan.
Jun 02, 2021 15:06
NEW YORK: The National Basketball Association announced Tuesday the unveiling of NBA Launchpad, the league’s latest initiative to source, evaluate, and pilot emerging technologies that advance the NBA’s top basketball priorities across all levels of the game.